Pandigital and ZINK Imaging today hand in hand set a new industry milestone by unveiling a small 4×6 inch portable photo printer leveraging on Zink Imaging’s award winning ZINK Technology. ZINK, stands for Zero Ink is an interesting technology developed by ZINK Imaging which allows users to do printing in full colour without the need for ribbons or ink cartridges. The technology require a special patented ZINK paper, an advanced composite material with cyan, yellow, and magenta dye crystals embedded inside, and a protective polymer overcoat layer outside for printing.
This compact 4×6 inch portable photo printer from Pandigital and ZINK Imaging alliance is the world’s first Zero Ink printer. It features a tiny LCD screen for image preview, a memory card slot, a USB slot and an intuitive user interface for previewing and printing photos with a touch of a button. This printer does not require any PC for printing work. Users can conveniently carry it around and do the printing on the spot by inserting the memory card to the printer. It allows travellers, photographers, etc to print high quality 4×6 inch photo and share with other easily. The Zero Ink printer is cost around at $149.99 whereas the paper is at $39.99.